CRIMVOL logoCRIMVOL: The international criminal justice voluntary sector research network

CRIMVOL is the international criminal justice voluntary sector research network and cross-sectoral collective of academics, practitioners and policymakers interested in criminal justice voluntary/ non-profit sector research and reform. It was launched here at the University of Sheffield and Professor Joanna Shapland is a member of the steering group.

University of NottinghamCRIMVOL is chaired by Dr Philippa Tomczak, Senior Research Fellow, University of Nottingham School of Sociology and Social Policy and formerly University of Sheffield; Author of The Penal Voluntary Sector). CRIMVOL is now funded by a University of Nottingham Beacon Fellowship, but was established in 2017 with generous financial support from the British Academy (Rising Star Engagement Award), Leverhulme Trust (Early Career Fellowship), Socio-Legal Studies Association (Seminar Competition) and the University of Sheffield Centre for Criminological Research.

You can find out more and keep up to date with CRIMVOL activities here

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